[cayugabirds-l] song sparrow

2011-02-10 Thread Susan Fast
On a morning walk, I heard my first SONG SPARROW singing, along Burns Rd. The tone was brave, but a little doubtful. Steve Fast Brooktondale -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Hoary Redpole - Beaver Lake Nature Center - Onandaga County

2011-02-10 Thread Jerry Lazarczyk
Gerry Rising and I visited the many feeders at the center by late morning Thursday. A good variety and numbers of feeder birds plus we saw additional birds walking in from the parking lot ($3/car). The Redpoles were late arriving but most species showed within 30 minutes of sitting down in the

[cayugabirds-l] Crows have come home to roost! MY HOME

2011-02-10 Thread Lee Ann van Leer
2700+ American Crows have come home to roost...literally! I got home around 9:45pm and as soon as I got out of my car I heard a quick burst of Caw-Caw-Ca-ca Caw then silence. I looked up and sure enough the crow roost was taking up nearly every tree in my back, side, and front yard. Then